Wells, 1937, p. 242
Acanthophyllia Wells, 1937, p. 242 is a junior synonym (available and invalid), see Cynarina Brüggemann, 1877, p. 305.
Caryophyllia deshayesiana Michelin, 1850, p. 238; Original Designation Wells, 1937, p. 242
Type Specimen: Holotype; MNHN scle350; Verified; Dry Preserved
Type Locality: Locality unknown, but probably East Indies.
In addition to the holotype, a hypotype (Wells 1937, p. 242-245, pl.2) is shown here.
Source: Paleobiology Database (18 August 2011); GBIF (18 August 2011).
- Australasia; Miocene
- Micronesia; Miocene
- Australasia; Pliocene - Pleistocene
- Central Pacific; Recent
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This version was contributed by Danwei Huang on 29-Jan-2016 13:25.
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The editor is: Ann Budd